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Data collected on: Feb 21, 2022-Mar 01, 2022
GBP | USD
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Transfer speed
<em>Transfer Speed</em> has been standardized in six broad categories.
Receiving method
Exchange rate margin (%)
The exchange rate margin is the cost resulting from the fact that the firm applies a rate that is different from the market reference rate. The margin is the percentage difference between the market reference rate and the exchange rate actually applied to the transaction.
Total cost (%)
The total cost of sending a remittance transfer includes: the fee charged to the sender plus the exchange rate margin.
Total cost (GBP)sort descendingTotal cost (USD)sort descending
The total cost of sending a remittance transfer includes: the fee charged to the sender plus the exchange rate margin.
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
-0.57
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.89 and exchange rate charged 152.76
-0.57
-0.57-0.57
-0.68-1.13
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
0.32
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.49 and exchange rate charged 152.00
0.32
0.320.32
0.380.63
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.053.42
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.53 and exchange rate charged 152.54
0.00
1.701.70
2.043.40
ACE Money Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
0.99
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.35 and exchange rate charged 150.84
0.99
1.821.82
2.183.63
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.86
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.43 and exchange rate charged 149.60
1.86
1.861.86
2.233.72
Equity Direct
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.001.67
1.10
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.43 and exchange rate charged 150.75
1.10
1.941.94
2.333.88
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.404.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.53 and exchange rate charged 152.54
0.00
2.002.00
2.404.00
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.001.67
1.19
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.41 and exchange rate charged 150.60
1.19
2.022.02
2.424.03
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.993.32
0.60
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.71 and exchange rate charged 150.80
0.60
2.252.25
2.704.50
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
0.000.00
2.69
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.23 and exchange rate charged 150.09
2.69
2.692.69
3.235.38
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.73
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.30 and exchange rate charged 150.09
2.73
2.732.73
3.285.47
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.89
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.43 and exchange rate charged 148.03
2.89
2.892.89
3.475.78
EcoBank Rapid Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Bank branch
High
1.803.00
2.40
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.89 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.40
3.903.90
4.687.80
EcoBank Rapid Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.803.00
2.40
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.89 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.40
3.903.90
4.687.80
EcoBank Rapid Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.803.00
2.54
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.09 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.54
4.044.04
4.858.08
Skrill
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
4.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.35 and exchange rate charged 145.09
4.77
4.774.77
5.729.53
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.495.82
1.97
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.21 and exchange rate charged 149.22
1.97
4.884.88
5.869.77
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
3.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.44 and exchange rate charged 147.02
3.56
5.225.22
6.2610.43
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
3.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.44 and exchange rate charged 147.02
3.56
5.225.22
6.2610.43
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
3.88
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.46 and exchange rate charged 146.54
3.88
5.465.46
6.5510.92
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.490.82
5.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.41 and exchange rate charged 144.70
5.06
5.475.47
6.5610.93
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.991.65
4.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 153.90 and exchange rate charged 146.71
4.67
5.505.50
6.6011.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
2.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.21 and exchange rate charged 148.00
2.77
6.106.10
7.3212.20
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.606.00
3.13
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.65 and exchange rate charged 147.87
3.13
6.136.13
7.3612.27
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.509.17
1.97
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.21 and exchange rate charged 149.22
1.97
6.556.55
7.8613.10
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.66
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.22 and exchange rate charged 150.12
2.66
9.339.33
11.2018.67
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.68
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.26 and exchange rate charged 150.12
2.68
9.359.35
11.2218.70
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.73
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.40 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.73
9.409.40
11.2818.80
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.74
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.41 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.74
9.409.40
11.2818.80
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.29
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.46 and exchange rate charged 139.81
8.29
9.889.88
11.8619.77
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.47 and exchange rate charged 141.35
8.49
10.0810.08
12.1020.17
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.95
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.98 and exchange rate charged 141.11
8.95
10.5310.53
12.6421.07
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
9.57
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.46 and exchange rate charged 137.87
9.57
11.9911.99
14.3923.98
Total Average First Quarter
5.115.11
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2021
5.765.76
Total Average
Fee
2.414.01
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.113.11
Total Cost Percent (%)
5.115.11
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
6.1410.23
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days 6 days or more
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
-0.57
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.89 and exchange rate charged 152.76
-0.57
-0.57-0.57
-1.71-2.85
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
0.32
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.49 and exchange rate charged 152.00
0.32
0.320.32
0.961.60
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.415.68
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.53 and exchange rate charged 152.54
0.00
1.131.13
3.395.65
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.993.32
0.60
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.71 and exchange rate charged 150.80
0.60
1.261.26
3.786.30
ACE Money Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
0.99
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.35 and exchange rate charged 150.84
0.99
1.321.32
3.966.60
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.307.17
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.53 and exchange rate charged 152.54
0.00
1.431.43
4.297.15
Equity Direct
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.001.67
1.10
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.43 and exchange rate charged 150.75
1.10
1.441.44
4.327.20
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.001.67
1.19
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.41 and exchange rate charged 150.60
1.19
1.521.52
4.567.60
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.86
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.43 and exchange rate charged 149.60
1.86
1.861.86
5.589.30
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
0.000.00
2.69
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.23 and exchange rate charged 150.09
2.69
2.692.69
8.0713.45
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.73
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.30 and exchange rate charged 150.09
2.73
2.732.73
8.1913.65
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.89
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.43 and exchange rate charged 148.03
2.89
2.892.89
8.6714.45
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.509.17
1.97
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.21 and exchange rate charged 149.22
1.97
3.803.80
11.4019.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
5.499.15
1.97
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.21 and exchange rate charged 149.22
1.97
3.803.80
11.4019.00
EcoBank Rapid Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.507.50
2.40
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.89 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.40
3.903.90
11.7019.50
EcoBank Rapid Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Bank branch
High
4.507.50
2.40
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.89 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.40
3.903.90
11.7019.50
EcoBank Rapid Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.507.50
2.54
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.09 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.54
4.044.04
12.1220.20
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
2.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.21 and exchange rate charged 148.00
2.77
4.104.10
12.3020.50
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
3.88
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.46 and exchange rate charged 146.54
3.88
4.514.51
13.5322.55
Skrill
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
4.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.35 and exchange rate charged 145.09
4.77
4.774.77
14.3123.85
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.006.67
3.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.44 and exchange rate charged 147.02
3.56
4.894.89
14.6724.45
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.006.67
3.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.44 and exchange rate charged 147.02
3.56
4.894.89
14.6724.45
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.991.65
4.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 153.90 and exchange rate charged 146.71
4.67
5.005.00
15.0025.00
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.490.82
5.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.41 and exchange rate charged 144.70
5.06
5.225.22
15.6626.10
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.66
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.22 and exchange rate charged 150.12
2.66
5.335.33
15.9926.65
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.68
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.26 and exchange rate charged 150.12
2.68
5.355.35
16.0526.75
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.73
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.40 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.73
5.405.40
16.2027.00
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.74
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.41 and exchange rate charged 148.24
2.74
5.405.40
16.2027.00
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.0015.00
3.13
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.65 and exchange rate charged 147.87
3.13
6.136.13
18.3930.65
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.29
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.46 and exchange rate charged 139.81
8.29
8.938.93
26.7944.65
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.47 and exchange rate charged 141.35
8.49
9.139.13
27.3945.65
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.95
Percentage difference between market reference rate 154.98 and exchange rate charged 141.11
8.95
9.589.58
28.7447.90
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
9.57
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.46 and exchange rate charged 137.87
9.57
10.5410.54
31.6252.70
Total Average First Quarter
4.144.14
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2021
4.784.78
Total Average
Fee
3.105.16
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.113.11
Total Cost Percent (%)
4.144.14
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
12.4220.70
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days 6 days or more
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet